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Vestas receives 34 MW order in Norway with 27-year service agreement

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News release fromVestas Northern and Central EuropeHamburg, 17 September 2019 Vestas has received a 34 MW order for the Haramsfjellet wind project on the island of Haramsøya in western Norway. Vestas has developed a solution to fit the site’s wind conditions that includes eight V136-4.2 MW turbines and a long-term service contract to optimise energy Read More

Currency provision won’t be in Japan-U.S. trade deal: Aso

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FILE PHOTO: Japanese Finance Minster Taro Aso leaves the G-20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors’ meeting at the IMF and World Bank’s 2019 Annual Spring Meetings, in Washington, April 12, 2019. REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese finance minister Taro Aso said on Tuesday that a currency provision won’t be included in a Read More

Three U.S. senators urge Amazon’s Bezos to check driver abuse

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FILE PHOTO: Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon and Blue Origin speaks during the JFK Space Summit, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, at the John F. Kennedy Library in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S., June 19, 2019. REUTERS/Katherine Taylor WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Three U.S. senators on Thursday said Amazon.com Inc should stop working with delivery Read More

Record low rates deliver competitive advantages to Australia’s biggest banks: regulator

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SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia’s banking watchdog on Friday said record-low interest rates are likely to benefit the country’s “Big Four” lenders over their smaller counterparts due to their better capital position and access to cheaper funds. FILE PHOTO: A man uses his mobile phone as he leaves the Commonwealth Bank of Australia building in central Read More

The challengers to China’s rare earth monopoly

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Rare earth metals have been a weakness for the US in the ongoing trade war, but new exploration efforts in the US and Australia could change the situation completely. Dominance is not a word that the Pentagon and the White House like to hear when it’s not preceded by “US.” Right now, amid a trade Read More

Oracle CEO Mark Hurd to take leave on health grounds; misses quarterly revenue

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FILE PHOTO: Mark Hurd, CEO of Oracle Corporation, speaks at the Wall Street Journal Digital conference in Laguna Beach, California, U.S. October 18, 2017. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson (Reuters) – Oracle Corp (ORCL.N) said on Wednesday Chief Executive Officer Mark Hurd would be taking a leave of absence due to health-related reasons, and the business software maker Read More

Tepid reaction for Apple’s new iPhones in China amid tough competition

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HANGZHOU/SHANGHAI (Reuters) – A lower price tag and new features may not be enough for Apple Inc (AAPL.O) to win customers for its newly-launched iPhone 11 series in China, the world’s largest smartphone market that is already crowded with cheaper and feature-packed rival handsets. FILE PHOTO: CEO Tim Cook presents the new iPhone 11 at Read More

Explainer: How does negative rate policy work?

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(Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump has suggested that the U.S. Federal Reserve drive interest rates into negative territory. He says his motivation was to refinance the U.S. government’s $22 trillion in outstanding debt and lengthen the amount of time over which it is repaid. FILE PHOTO: The Federal Reserve Board building on Constitution Avenue Read More